COVID-19 Health Messaging Efficacy and Its Impact on Public Perception, Anxiety, and Behavior
Clara Health

COVID-19 Health Messaging Efficacy and Its Impact on Public Perception, Anxiety, and Behavior

Sponsored by Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Effective communication is a critical component of managing pandemic outbreaks like COVID-19. This study explores COVID-19 related public knowledge, perceptions, belief in public health recommendations, intent to comply with public health recommendations, trust in information sources and preferred information sources.

Participants are invited to include detailed free-text answers to make sure their COVID-19 experiences are heard.

About 
COVID-19

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.

How is this study designed?

Study type: Observational Estimated Enrollment: 25000 participants Actual Study Start Date: April 9, 2020 Estimated Study Completion Date: May 31, 2020

Who is this study for?

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 18 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Below 18 years of age

What should I expect?

  • The survey is available online in 23 languages.
  • Free-text responses in native languages are highly encouraged.

A robust global response will not only provide invaluable information to inform clinicians, healthcare institutions and governments about how to optimize the content and venue of COVID-19 messaging, but will help write a Story of COVID in the words and languages of people from all over the world.

Have a question?

For general questions about COVID-19 clinical trials, please email [email protected] For study specific inquiries, submit the interest form and you’ll be connected to the study team.